The musician’s violin is broken, and will likely stay that way. He lives in Lahore, once the cultural center of Pakistan, and decades ago was a vibrant place where a classical musician could make a living performing concerts and recording movie soundtracks. 377 more words
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The Good: The artist here has really gone through quite an effort to make an interesting and spectacular album. Upon hearing that the musician was going to compose songs using Shakespeare’s sonnets, I was immediately skeptical. 377 more words
Andrew, our tour director.
Salsa dance lessons were fun!
Buena Vista Social Club: the star was 80-year-old Tete Catura.
*PHOTO CREDITS: Some of these photos are courtesy of Richard Brzeczek of Palm Beach, FL who has a fancy camera and graciously shared his photos with me. 1,435 more words
Ricky Skaggs, Sharon White and Ry Cooder
Reviewed Wednesday night
There was a time when this music was performed by families in kitchens and front porches across North America. 476 more words
I propose to start every new week with a song that takes us somewhere in the world.
Today I’m taking you to Cuba where I did a road trip last year in August. 270 more words